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Posted: Mar 24, 2017

Police: Naked man's bizarre rampage destroys Edmonds luxury home

A naked man's bizarre fight with police ended in the fiery destruction of a luxury home Thursday night in Edmonds, police said. Officers said they eventually had to subdue the man with a Taser when they spotted him rampaging and setting fires inside the home. The strange drama unfolded at about 11:30 p.
- PUB DATE: 3/24/2017 10:57:45 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
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Posted: Mar 23, 2017

Renton woman thanks first responders who saved her life

So far this year, house fires have killed 11 people in Washington State, according to Rick Marshall, chief of the Renton Regional Fire Authority. Thankfully, Kathy Grainger wasn't one of them. She was asleep in bed in February when her smoke alarm woke her up. "It's overwhelming," she said. "I was traumatized that night.
- PUB DATE: 3/23/2017 8:22:33 PM - SOURCE: KING-TV NBC 5
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Posted: Mar 23, 2017

Calm in the chaos: It’s always rush hour for Seattle firefighters and paramedics

She was blue when her neighbor found her at lunchtime, unconscious and slumped in an overstuffed leather chair. Minutes later, her studio apartment is crammed with people in uniform who have been summoned to save her. Getting there after the 911 call had been excruciating, even with light afternoon traffic: an 11-block drive with sirens wailing, followed by a cramped ride in a slim elevator that crept slowly toward the ninth floor, as if powered by AAA batteries.
- PUB DATE: 3/23/2017 9:32:42 AM - SOURCE: Seattle Times - Metered Site
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22 May 2017 WFC Conference: Predict, Prepare & Perform with Good Character 5/22/2017 - 5/25/2017
May 21-25, 2017
Spokane Convention Center

This year's incredible lineup includes, Chief Ronny speaking on Mentoring with "Table Talk", USFA Administrator Ernie Mitchell speaking on National Fire Issues, Scott Gieselhart set to talk about Suicide Prevention, and Ricardo Lockette, telling his personal story. 

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23 May 2017 2017 Public Fire Educator Track 5/23/2017 - 5/24/2017

Join us for an exciting agenda filled with opportunities to learn about ground breaking Washington programs and nationwide outreach programs.

In addition to the very exciting conference agenda, we are co-locating with the Washington Fire Chiefs Annual Conference to bring you increased value and networking opportunities!

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23 May 2017 Washington Fire Chiefs Expo Exhibitor Registration 5/23/2017 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
DATE: May 23, 2017
LOCATION: Spokane Convention Center 

This annual event provides a great opportunity for you to demonstrate your products to the customers most important to your business success.  We encourage you to register early to take advantage of this opportunity to network with the Washington Fire Chiefs.  We have limited space available, and can include indoor space for fire and EMS apparatus. 


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